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Western Nigerian Security Network, codenamed Amotekun.

PDP, others drum support for Amotekun in Lagos

Stakeholders at Lagos Assembly Public Hearing on Amotekun Bill, including opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), on Monday pledged their support for the establishment of the security outfit in the state.

One dead, scores injured as truck collides with BRT bus in Lagos

At least one person was confirmed dead and scores injured in an auto crash Tuesday, morning, when a truck belonging to Dangote company, had a head-on collision with a 60-seater high capacity Bus Rapid Transit BRT, along Ikorodu Road, Lagos State.

Man ‘bites off Neighbourhood Watch officer’s lip, tongue’

A Tinubu Magistrates’ Court on Monday heard that a 23-year-old man, Ahmed Ishola, bit off the lower lip and tongue of a Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LSNSC) official.

June 12: Heavy security presence at MKO Abiola, Gani Fawehinmi Parks in Lagos

Security Operatives on Wednesday manned the Chief MKO Abiola and Gani Fawehinmi `Freedom State’ Parks in Ojota, in Lagos to forestall a breakdown of law and order during events to mark the maiden edition of the June 12 Democracy Day celebration in the state.

Four dead as tricycle collides with train in Lagos

Four people have been killed as a tricycle collided with a moving train at Iju area of Lagos.
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Lagos Assembly: Whoever obstructs neighbourhood safety corps officials risks N250,000 fine, imprisonment

The Lagos State House of Assembly has recommended a fine of N250,000 or six months imprisonment for any individual who obstructs members of the Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LNSC) from carrying out their duties.
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Traffic robberies: Lagos Assembly makes case for undercover police

Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday condemned the increasing rate of armed robbery on Lagos roads, especially in traffic gridlock, and called for undercover police to curb the situation.

Two graduates arrested for internet banking fraud

Two graduates, Enohomfoh Osagie Favour and Ebong Christopher, have been arrested by the police in a case of conspiracy, obtaining by false pretence and internet banking fraud.

Panic as Lagos government simulates accident on Third Mainland Bridge

There was panic on Sunday on the Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos State, as emergency management workers blocked the bridge for a simulated road accident.

Dapchi schoolgirls’ abduction confirms need for state police – Assemblyman

The abduction of some schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe State, has confirmed the need for state police, a Lagos State lawmaker, Mr. Yinka Ogundimu, said on Tuesday.

Lagos Assembly urges Governor Ambode to clamp down on fake job advertisers

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Tuesday urged Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to work with security agencies to check the spate of fake job advertisements in the state.

Secondary school students arrested for alleged cultism

The police and some members of the Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps, LNSC, have arrested 11 secondary school students suspected to be cultists.

Gunmen kidnap LG clerk, driver, demand N20m ransom

There was unease at the Ikeja Local Government Secretariat, Lagos State, on Wednesday after the clerk of the council, Shamsideen Omotayo, and his driver were abducted by gunmen.

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